April 26, 2011 | Mark Paradies

How Much Do Errors Cost at Your Company? In the Healthcare Industry in the US, the answer is $17 BILLION Dollars!

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Here’s the article that the number above comes from:

http://content.healthaffairs.org/content/30/4/596.abstract

Do you know the answer for your site/company?

If you don’t know, how do you judge how much you should be spending to improve performance?

By the way … how much has the healthcare industry progressed since the picture above in the technology of preventing human errors?

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